Swedish organic and natural food pioneer Paradiset says its retail business is to close after a refinancing package failed amid economic uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Trailbazing UK health and wellbeing retailer Planet Organic has acquired As Nature Intended, the chain of seven London-based organic and natural food stores.
A recent fight back from US natural food retailers, after years of market capture by major grocery operators, came too late for two specialist chains.
Some teabags shed billions of micro- and nano-sized plastics, Canadian researchers warned this week.
UK natural food distributor Marigold Health Foods saw its London warehouse badly damaged by fire earlier this week.
Two long established family-owned Chicago area retail businesses – fresh market and grocer Angelo Caputo’s and health food store Fruitful Yield – have partnered to create a store-within-a-store experience.
US natural food retailer Sprouts Farmers Market has appointed the former chief executive officer of the price-point retailer 99 Cents Only Stores, Jack L Sinclair, as its own CEO.
Leading Swedish health food brand owner and distributor Midsona is partnering with Stockholm-based organic food retailer Paradiset to launch a new consumer brand ‘Everyday by Paradiset’ for easier sustainable choices.
US natural foods retailer Whole Foods Market reached a milestone this week with the opening of its 500thstore earlier, in Midtown Atlanta.
Soil Association Certification and ECOCERT, the leading UK and French organic certification bodies, have today announced a formal partnership.
US supermarket operator Publix plans to open another three GreenWise Market natural, organic and specialty stores.
Whole Foods Market is to discontinue its smaller footprint ‘365’ store model, according to US media reports.
The Indian government has signed deals with online retailer giants Amazon India and Grofers to enable smaller farmers and producers to make organic food available on the popular platforms at “cheaper” prices
While Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and Tesco still hold the largest value shares of organic food and drink (22.6%, 22.5% and 21.7% respectively), it is the discounters and The Co-Op who are growing sales fastest.
The German hard-discounter Aldi, is to significantly expand its fresh and organic offer as it continues its disruption of the US grocery industry.